In view of all the bureaucratic problems in which is immersed the Caterham team, Marcus Ericsson has seen its share in the next two races vanished in a jiffy. Added to that, nothing guarantees that Malaysians can be present at the 2015 Formula 1 season, and if they are, would fail to see in what conditions. Therefore, the Swede has had to seek life and just after qualifying Austin, Sauber announced his signing.
Sauber sign Marcus Ericsson for 2015 season
The 2014 was the year of premier class debut for Marcus Ericsson and started not really a very good start, getting results left much to be desired but as it races have been happening, the Swede has gone taking action to Caterham and in recent races has been to the top of the bottom, a veteran humbling as it is Kamui Kobayashi.
Marcus has been in contact with three teams in Formula 1, looking for the best option for next year and what best suited their needs has been the Swiss team Sauber, who yesterday made public his signing. The Swiss, in fact, have done whether it will be in substitution of Esteban Gutierrez and Adrian Sutil, in fact it is quite possible that neither follow next in the ranks led by Monisha Kaltenborn year.
Within the pools now come the Sauber reserve piltoto Giedo Van der Garde, who in turn was in Caterham in 2013. If decantasen by the Dutch a curious circle is closed. Anyway, with the Grand Prix of Mexico on the horizon and two clear sponsors such as Clear and Esteban Gutierrez has two important assets with which to fight. Haabrá to see how things happen.
Marcus Ericsson, freed from the pressure of knowing that the coming year will continue in the elite motorsport stated: “After a turbulent week, I have advanced the best Christmas gift I could imagine. The Sauber F1 Team has confidence in me and that makes me feel proud that Sauber is known as one of the best teams develop young drivers. It will be a great challenge. I will do my best to improve as a driver, and for being part of the challenge of returning to Sauber to forward positions where it should be.